Out of the famous Fab 5, Virender Sehwag is in the second position just after the little master Sachin Tendulkar on the basis of the follower’s count. Sehwag gives his thought about cricket matches, has his say on current and social issues.
Virender Sehwag tweets have also landed him in troubles because of his takes on few controversial political and social issues but those are an exception to the otherwise jolly and fun-loving Sehwag.
Virender Sehwag reached 11 million fans on twitter earlier today. Sehwag joined this social networking site in 2009 only to become active after his retirement from cricket in 2015. Since then, he is known for his entertaining one-liners and witticism. Virender Sehwag was also seen celebrating 10 million followers count a couple of days back.
Virender Sehwag celebrated this landmarks with a tweet in his original self, he tweeted, “My gratitude to all 11 million of you wonderful people for your love. Loving the raftaar, thank you. “He said he is enjoying the astronomical rise in his follower’s list.
My gratitude to all 11 Million of you wonderful people for your love. Loving the raftaar . Thank you ! pic.twitter.com/jw9UOsc2c7
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) July 21, 2017
With each tweet, his popularity increased over the social media platforms and once he mentioned that he made Rs. 30 Lakhs in just 6 months through his tweets. He has also started a Youtube series called “Viru ke Funde” where he talks about random stuff. Apart from spending time on twitter, he is also the Director of cricket operations for Kings Xi Punjab, a franchise based team who plays in Indian Premier League.
Virender Sehwag was one of the most destructive batsman world cricket has ever seen. He represented India in 104 tests scoring 8586 runs with a career best of 319. He has two triple centuries under his belt, an d scored 8273 runs in 251 One-Day Internationals with an average of 35.06.